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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 44–78.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Sadik J. Al-Azm Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2000 The Satanic Verses Post Festum The Global, The Local, The Literary Sadik J. Al-Azm In the following pages, I do not intend to present a book in recent memory, no matter how...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 243–249.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of analysis. My comments are that of a student of Afghanistan, and I appreciate this opportunity to address the comparative imperial dimension of Afghanistan's constitutional history. I am interested in local perceptions of British Indian and Ottoman imperial cultures that offered alternative routes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Noorhaidi Hasan Duke University Press 2007 The Salafi Movement in Indonesia: Transnational Dynamics and Local Development Noorhaidi Hasan n the mid-1980s Indonesia began witnessing the expansion of the so-called Salafi Da‘wa movement, made evident...
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 9. Unshod local laborers, hired by the General Reserve Engineering Force, sheltering along the side of the road during the dynamiting of the mountain face. Still from Border Roads (dir. P. B. Pendharkar, 1965). More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 127–144.
Published: 01 May 1997
... Imperatives: Local and Global in the Muslim Caribbean Aisha Khan Introduction experience, from collective memory, to political culture, It was Christmas holiday time in the south of Wni- to the rules of reciprocity. Given the “callaloo” (mixed, dad, 1988...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 68–76.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Carl W. Ernst © 1996: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1996 Local Cultural Nationalism as Anti- Fundamentalist Strategy in Pakistan’ Carl W. Ernst National identity would seem to be an unavoidable lamists...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
... relations in rural areas altered both the status of different social groups and the contours of local administration in an Ottoman provincial setting. It aims to show that the new rural-urban dynamics not only shaped the political alliances and the workings of state, but also set stage for the Ottoman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 176–190.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Armenian Migration to North America, State Power, and Local Politics in the Late Ottoman Empire David Gutman he tortured legacy of the 1915 Armenian genocide, and the episodes of violence and massacre that preceded this tragic event...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 282–295.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., nevertheless allows Shariati to transcend postcolonial anxieties and nativist traps even as he calls on his fellow Iranian and Muslim intellectuals to attend to resources within the local culture and to delink from Eurocentric and colonially globalized knowledge regimes. In order to place his thought within...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Theodore G. Shepherd; Adam H. Sobel Abstract Climate change is a global problem, yet it is experienced at the local scale, in ways that are both place-specific and specific to the accidents of weather history. This article takes the dichotomy between the global and the local as a starting point...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 63–67.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Francesca Orsini; Sara Marzagora; Karima Laachir Abstract Against the nationalist production of monolingual literary histories, this introduction to the special section “Multilingual Locals” urges literary and intellectual historians to “place languages back into dialogue.” Colonialism did...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 295–309.
Published: 01 December 2013
... . Kocahanoğlu Osman Selim . Midhat Paşa’nın hatıraları: hayatım ibret olsun (The Memoirs of Midhat Pasha: Let My Life Be a Warning) . Istanbul : Temel , 1997 . Koksal Yonca . “ Imperial Center and Local Groups: Tanzimat Reforms in Edirne and Ankara .” New Perspectives on Turkey 27 ( 2002...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 621–632.
Published: 01 December 2010
... policies, however, has not resulted in such integration. The nation and region have been reformulated around fragmented ideologies of religion and ethnicity, often conforming to their respective political boundaries or claiming newer boundaries. The local has stubbornly refused erasure by resisting secular...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Leigh Denault Alternately seen as a local-level court of arbitration, a union or committee, or village or municipal council, the concept of the South Asian panchayat was a sociopolitical and legal palimpsest. Retaining traces of meaning accrued from multiple incarnations, contestations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 312–330.
Published: 01 August 2011
... without any Muslim or Arab ancestry. Arab Muslim communities and identities in Brazil are formed by very complex articulations between transnational and local interpretations and practices of Islam and Arab identities, which emerge and gain reality within the cultural and sociological framework of each...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 191–205.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of Istanbul. The state also wanted to facilitate agriculture and commerce. Apart from these general concerns, many aspects of the Trabzon-Bayezid road project related to local needs and demands rather than the central government’s desire to modernize the country. These needs gave rise to both collaboration...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 24–48.
Published: 01 May 2017
... a broad context in which subsistence crises of this kind could occur frequently. Loss of transcontinental trade and territories, the decline of local industries, worsening trade deficits, the devaluation and scarcity of currency, and chronic imperial and state-building warfare in an increasingly...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 345–349.
Published: 01 August 2019
... on the political economy of different localities across the Ottoman Eastern Mediterranean and, perhaps, well beyond. Taken together, both aspects of the framework reveal the complexity of the Ottoman legal landscape. They also suggest new directions in which Family Life in the Ottoman Mediterranean could...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Hasan H. Karrar Abstract This article asks, (1) Why did Afiyatabad, a nondescript bazaar along the Pakistan-China border, emerge along an uninhabited stretch of the Karakoram highway?, and (2) How did Afiyatabad adapt—through bazaar infrastructure, local capital investment, and labor migration...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 183–195.
Published: 01 May 2011
... on and is reproduced through Istanbul's urban geography; places and landscapes that represent a multiethnic tolerant past come to serve as evidence for what the Ottoman legacy represents. Second, while discourses of Ottoman tolerance are grounded in a local past, they are informed by, and thus respond to, very...